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Freeman welcomes nine to faculty for 2018-19

Freeman welcomes nine to faculty for 2018-19

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business is pleased to announce the appointment of nine new faculty members for the 2018-19 academic year.

September 11, 2018 ×
Tulane Business Forum explores digital transformation

Tulane Business Forum explores digital transformation

For the 39th annual Tulane Business Forum, industry leaders from local and national firms will discuss the digital transformation and how firms are using technology to solve problems and generate value in new and innovative ways.

September 9, 2018 ×
Research Notes: Jung Hoon Lee

Research Notes: Jung Hoon Lee

Jung Hoon Lee’s paper “Do Portfolio Manager Contracts Contract Portfolio Management?”, co-authored with Charles Trzcinka from Indiana University and Shyam Venkatesan from University of West Ontario, is forthcoming in the Journal of Finance.

September 1, 2018 ×
Research Notes: Robert Hansen

Research Notes: Robert Hansen

Robert Hansen’s paper “Investment bank monitoring and bonding of security analysts’ research,” co-authored with Oya Altınkılıç of the University of Maryland and Vadim Balashov of Rutgers University, has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Accounting and Economics.

August 28, 2018 ×
The Lepage Faculty Fellows program will award grants of up to $10,000 to Tulane faculty members to support entrepreneurial research and activities.

New program offers faculty support for entrepreneurial research and activities

The Lepage Faculty Fellows program, a new initiative of the Freeman School’s Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, will award grants of up to $10,000 per year to Tulane faculty members working in the areas of entrepreneurship and innovation.

August 27, 2018 ×
Brandon LeBeau, a 2015 A. B. Freeman School of Business graduate, is the founder of local moving company Movn. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)

Making Moves

As a professional football player, Freeman School alumnus Brandon LeBeau (BSM ’15) has some slick moves on the field. As the founder of local moving company Movn, LeBeau also specializes in smooth moves off the gridiron.

August 16, 2018 ×
Certified Gold

Certified Gold

The Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex has been certified LEED Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council for meeting the highest standards in green building.

August 6, 2018 ×
Nick Stathopoulos, Vignesh Krishnana and Kacey Bruns spoke to students about Lucid.

A Lucid approach to corporate culture

In July, a panel of employees from one of the most innovative companies around — technology firm Lucid — shared their thoughts on the company’s one-of-a-kind culture in a special presentation for business students.

July 31, 2018 ×
MME students visit offshore production platform

MME students visit offshore production platform

On July 13, Master of Management in Energy students visited Breton Sound #51, an offshore production platform in the Gulf of Mexico operated by independent oil and gas company Upstream Exploration.

July 20, 2018 ×
Melissa Papock, a 1996 A. B. Freeman School of Business graduate, is the founder and CEO of Cabana Life, a sun protective beachwear company.

Alumna fuses fashion and function in swimwear line

As the founder and CEO of stylish swimwear brand Cabana Life, Melissa Papock (BSM ’96) knows that clothing acts as a vital line of defense against summertime sun exposure.

July 19, 2018 ×